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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.

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2,920,084
texts
1,402
collections
6,648
images
4,137
movies
1,474
audio
10
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1
software
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Availability
2,689,444
Always Available
189,820
Available to Borrow
40,820
Waitlist
Year
17,325
1992
15,792
1990
25,575
1922
24,594
1921
26,679
1920
25,164
1919
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Topics & Subjects
76,608
bub_upload
41,069
genealogy
24,203
public domain
20,805
Numismatics
17,350
Registers of births, etc
14,644
Periodicals
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Creator
17,173
united states. bureau of the census
11,036
united states. national archives and records service
5,838
city of fort wayne, indiana
5,534
united states. department of agriculture. radio service
4,443
associated students of brigham young university
4,380
the church of jesus christ of latter-day saints
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2,205,787
English
223,415
German
203,899
French
55,292
Spanish
48,785
Handwritten English
46,551
Italian
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California Digital Library
texts
eye 2.1M
favorite 248
comment 29
Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial wrappers
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Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
California Digital Library
by Crane, Thomas, b. 1843?; Houghton, Ellen Elizabeth, 1853-1922
texts
eye 498,384
favorite 194
comment 5
Osborne Coll.
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Topics: Poetry of places, France -- Description and travel Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
by Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727; Chittenden, N. W. Life of Sir Isaac Newton; Adee, Daniel, ca. 1819-1892. (1846) bkp CU-BANC; Motte, Andrew, d. 1730; Hill, Theodore Preston. Early American mathematics books. CU-BANC
texts
eye 329,837
favorite 109
comment 6
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Topics: Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727, Mechanics -- Early works to 1800, Celestial mechanics -- Early works...
American Libraries
by Joseph Thomas Thompson
texts
eye 256,956
favorite 5
comment 1
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=MBIYAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: English language -- Polyglot, Bengali language -- Dictionaries Polyglot, Hindustani language --...
American Libraries
by Calcutta School-Book Society
texts
eye 199,160
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4Ew_AAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: men, qism, kam, karne, par, aur, liye, kisi, people, jis, kisi qadr, jis men, public domain, mulk...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=POQQAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Has commercial, personal car and motorcycle license numbers, dealers, liverymen, and owners and town of residence.; Frequency: Annual; Other title: List of registered motor vehicles, with motor vehicle law, rules of the road, list of automobiles showing taxable horse-power ratings of pleasure and commercial cars, also table of fees (Hartford, Conn. : 1914); Other title: At head of title: State of Connecticut; Other author: Connecticut. Secretary of the State. Motor Vehicle Dept; Note:...
Topics: Automobiles -- Connecticut -- Registers, Automobiles -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut,...
California Digital Library
texts
eye 197,898
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Hindustani language, English language
California Digital Library
by Weber, Max, 1864-1920; Gerth, Hans Heinrich, 1908-; Mills, C. Wright (Charles Wright), 1916-1962
texts
eye 195,920
favorite 53
comment 1
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 445-467)
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Social sciences
California Digital Library
by Tobias Zacharias
texts
eye 178,380
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comment 4
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topic: English language -- Dictionaries Malayalam
California Digital Library
texts
eye 174,337
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Photocopy
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Topics: Tagalog language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Tagalog
California Digital Library
by Calcutta School Book Society
texts
eye 173,411
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: English language -- Dictionaries Urdu
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
texts
eye 171,143
favorite 21
comment 2
Includes bibliographies
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification, Bacteriology
Has car and motorcycle license numbers, manufacturers, dealers, liverymen and owners and town of residence.; Frequency: Irregular; Other author: Connecticut. Secretary of the State; Connecticut. Secretary of the State. Motor Vehicle Dept; Note: "Secretary's Department."; Issued by: Connecticut. Secretary of the State, 1912 by: Connecticut. Secretary of the State. Motor Vehicle Dept., 1913; Continues: Connecticut. Laws concerning motor vehicles and list of automobiles showing taxable...
Topics: Automobiles -- Connecticut -- Registers, Automobiles -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut,...
American Libraries
texts
eye 154,037
favorite 2
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Tagalog language, English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Ui3i5gyRpgEC&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 153,510
favorite 24
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: English language -- Synonyms and antonyms
The Library of Congress
by Cubi y Soler, Mariano. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 141,177
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Spanish language
Cornell University Library
by Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931
texts
eye 139,847
favorite 5
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Folk poetry, Panjabi, Folk poetry, Panjabi
The Library of Congress
by Lockwood, Ingersoll, 1841-
texts
eye 139,689
favorite 80
comment 7
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
California Digital Library
by Gundert, Hermann, 1814-1893
texts
eye 125,400
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Pt.1. The vowels
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Topic: Malayalam language -- English
Cornell University Library
by Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931
texts
eye 122,533
favorite 0
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Folk poetry, Panjabi, Folk poetry, Panjabi
University of Connecticut Libraries
by Larsen, Nella
texts
eye 121,277
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comment 0
American Libraries
by Scheible, J. (Johann); Ennemoser, Joseph, 1787-1854. Geschichte der Magie. English; Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 119,955
favorite 14
comment 2
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Magic, Jewish, Incantations, Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=F4Y6AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 118,061
favorite 2
comment 0
The Library of Congress
by Percival, P
texts
eye 111,610
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Telugu language, English language
American Libraries
texts
eye 106,805
favorite 11
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=iXgSAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Cornell University Library
by United States. Hydrographic Office
texts
eye 105,835
favorite 7
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Signals and signaling, Merchant marine
Cornell University Library
by Great Britain. Board of Trade; United States. Hydrographic Office
texts
eye 99,941
favorite 5
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Signals and signaling, Merchant marine
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 94,934
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comment 3
OCLC number: ocm07397140
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Yoruba (African people)
California Digital Library
by Rose-Innes, Arthur
texts
eye 93,145
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pt. 1. Graduated exercises in conversational Japanese.--pt. 2. Elementary grammar of the Japanese spoken language.--pt. 3. Vocabulary of common Japanese words with numerous examples & notes.--pt. 4. The Japanese text of Part 1 in large Japanese characters with kana alongside
Topics: Japanese language -- Composition and exercises, Japanese language -- Grammar, Japanese language
Government Documents
texts
eye 92,432
favorite 25
comment 1
"TM 30-900"--cover
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Spanish language, English language, Spanish language
New York Public Library
by Lutz, Edwin George, b. 1868
texts
eye 90,134
favorite 246
comment 5
NY3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: Drawing -- Study and teaching
California Digital Library
by Weber, Max, 1864-1920
texts
eye 89,651
favorite 34
comment 0
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 185-284)
Topics: Religion and sociology, Christian ethics, Capitalism, Economics -- Religious aspects Christianity,...
American Libraries
texts
eye 89,220
favorite 4
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1H3DE5kNhXkC&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Sankaranarayana, Paluri
texts
eye 88,130
favorite 9
comment 1
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=hDgYAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919; Denslow, W. W. (William Wallace), 1856-1915
texts
eye 87,862
favorite 158
comment 3
Publisher's green and red illustrated cloth over boards; illustrated endpapers. Plate detached
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Wizards
Published as: Students’ herald, Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 8, 1896)-v.18, no. 48 (Mar. 26, 1913); Kansas aggie, Vol., 18, no. 49 (Apr. 2, 1913)-v. 19, no. 54 (Apr. 22, 1914); Kansas State collegian, Vol. 19, no. 55 (Apr. 25, 1914)-present. Issued by Kansas State Agricultural College, 1914-1930; Kansas State College, 1931-1959; and, Kansas State University, 1959-
Topics: Kansas State University, Universities and colleges--Kansas--Newspapers
American Libraries
by Manwaring, Alfred, comp. and tr
texts
eye 82,953
favorite 6
comment 2
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Proverbs, Marathi
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=dzlXAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 82,690
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Kannada language -- Dictionaries English
Connecticut State Library
texts
eye 81,451
favorite 1
comment 0
Has passenger, commercial, and public service car and motorcycle and side car license number, make & model, owner and address. Includes dealers, manufacturers and car transfers, report on the Motor Vehicle Dept. and State Highway Dept., illustrations of proper behavior at turns and intersections, use of signals and headlights.; Frequency: Monthly, -; Former frequency: Bimonthly , 1916- ; Quarterly, 1915-; Other title: Connecticut automobile register; Continues: List of registered motor...
Topics: Automobiles -- Connecticut -- Registers, Automobiles -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut,...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Armatures, Electric machinery -- Maintenance and repair
American Libraries
by Arthur Cornwallis Madan
texts
eye 80,018
favorite 2
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=IWs4AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Jones, Samuel I. (Samuel Isaac), b. 1880
texts
eye 79,432
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Mathematics, Mathematical recreations
Media History Digital Library
texts
eye 79,074
favorite 2
comment 0
Focus problems in original microfilm.
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Trade Magazine, Vaudeville, Theatre
Source: Microfilm
Book A, June 1890-September 1891 -- Book B, Sept. 1891-Nov. 1892 -- Book C, Nov. 1892-Sept. 1893 -- Book 4, Sept. 1893-June 1894 -- Book 5, June 1894-Jan. 1895 -- Book 6, Jan. 1895-July 1896 -- Book 7, July 1896-Dec. 1897 -- Book 8, Dec. 1897-March 17, 1900. -- Bks. 9-11, 1900-1902
Topics: Marriage records, Choctaw Indians, genealogy
American Libraries
by Sankey, Ira David, 1840-1908
texts
eye 78,515
favorite 5
comment 1
Includes index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hymns, English, Revival hymns
Topic: Mathematics
Subtitle varies slightly
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: United States. Navy, United States. Marine Corps, United States. Naval Reserve Force, United...
Source: bplgovdocs
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Shorthand -- Pitman
The Collected Works of C. G. Jung
texts
eye 73,733
favorite 33
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
American Libraries
by Gray, Henry, 1825-1861; Lewis, Warren Harmon, 1870-
texts
eye 72,789
favorite 16
comment 0
Includes bibliographies and index
Topic: Human anatomy
http://uf.catalog.fcla.edu/uf.jsp?st=UF004691548&ix=nu&I=0&V=D&pm=1
Topic: Exports United States Statistics Periodicals.
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 72,409
favorite 7
comment 1
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poultry
Government Documents
by United States. Congress. House
texts
eye 71,540
favorite 1
comment 0
Issued in pts
Topics: United States. Congress. House, United States. Congress. House
Source: bplgovdocs
University of Pittsburgh Library System
by Hyer, J.K; Starring, W.S; Guerreu, Charles
texts
eye 71,510
favorite 11
comment 0
Cover-title
Topics: Dakota language, English language
California Digital Library
by Clough, Benjamin
texts
eye 70,153
favorite 4
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sinhalese language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Sinhalese
Previous editions published under title: Passenger lists of ships coming to North America, 1607-1825
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Ships
School of Theology Boston University
by Bliss, J. G; American Bible Society; Massachusetts Bible Society
texts
eye 69,795
favorite 2
comment 0
Armenian script
Topic: Kurdish language
The Library of Congress
by Lockwood, Ingersoll, 1841-
texts
eye 69,250
favorite 57
comment 0
UCLA Library - Preservation
by Buck, Pearl S; Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973
texts
eye 69,002
favorite 6
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: NA
Princeton Theological Seminary Library
texts
eye 68,412
favorite 36
comment 1
Collation: Prayer book: [paragraph symbol] 3, A-E8 ; Bible: A-3H8, 3I2, *ii, *3, 3K-Y8, 3Z10 ; Concordance: A-K8, L2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Bible
California Digital Library
by Colligan, James A; Gayley, Charles Mills, 1858-1932
texts
eye 68,068
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: English language -- Rhyme
California Digital Library
by Byington, Cyrus, 1793-1868; Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology; Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958; Halbert, Henry S. (Henry Sale), 1837-1916
texts
eye 67,739
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Choctaw language -- English, English language -- Choctaw
California Digital Library
by Singh, U. Nissor
texts
eye 67,671
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Khasi language -- Dictionaries English
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 67,008
favorite 23
comment 0
"Notes and sources": p. [575]-603
Topics: Capitalism, Consumption (Economics), Unemployed -- United States, Communism -- United States 1917-,...
California Digital Library
by Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
texts
eye 66,834
favorite 26
comment 0
Wellesley College Library
by Hall, H. S. (Henry Sinclair), 1848-1934; Knight, S. R. (Samuel Ratcliffe)
texts
eye 66,624
favorite 17
comment 1
"Answers": p. 525-557
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Algebra
the Bell Book Collection
by Frederick Brooks
texts
eye 65,934
favorite 27
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
American Libraries
texts
eye 65,900
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1hhBAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Michigan Books
texts
eye 65,650
favorite 2
comment 0
Mode of access: Internet
Topics: Tagalog language, English language
OCLC number: ocm07014379
Topic: Drawing
Topics: Plants, Plant names, Popular
American Libraries
by Cielo, Astra, 1861-1957
texts
eye 65,236
favorite 14
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Superstition, Omens
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZDUSAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Gregg, Georgie
texts
eye 64,772
favorite 20
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Shorthand -- Gregg